CCTV pictures released in hunt for Poole bus attacker

Bournemouth Echo: CCTV pictures released in hunt for Poole bus attacker CCTV pictures released in hunt for Poole bus attacker

POLICE investigating an assault on a bus in Poole have released a picture of a man they would like to speak with.

The incident happened at 11.55am on Thursday November 21 on the M2 bus from Bournemouth to Poole, on Poole Road outside the Night Owl takeaway opposite Redlands.

The victim, a 54-year-old Bournemouth man, was travelling on the bus.

In an unprovoked attack the offender twisted the victims arm and punched him in the head several times.

The victim suffered minor injuries.

PC Kerry Shelley, of Poole police, said: “I am now able to release a CCTV image of a man I wish to speak with as I believe he can help me with my investigation.

“The offender got off the bus at the junction of Bournemouth Road.

“I would urge the man pictured – and anyone who recognises him – to contact me, in confidence, as soon as possible.”

No arrests have been made.

Witnesses and anyone with information should call Dorset Police in confidence on 101 quoting incident number 21:166.

Alternatively, call the free and anonymous Crimestoppers line on 0800 555 111 where mobile phone tariffs may apply

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2:04pm Wed 18 Dec 13

sea poole says...

Almost a month ago and we just find out now?
Almost a month ago and we just find out now? sea poole

2:46pm Wed 18 Dec 13

madras says...

nasty little chav - hope they find him and he gets his just desserts
nasty little chav - hope they find him and he gets his just desserts madras

3:31pm Wed 18 Dec 13

Hessenford says...

madras wrote:
nasty little chav - hope they find him and he gets his just desserts
You mean a new xbox and an expensive holiday.
[quote][p][bold]madras[/bold] wrote: nasty little chav - hope they find him and he gets his just desserts[/p][/quote]You mean a new xbox and an expensive holiday. Hessenford

4:48pm Wed 18 Dec 13

old duffa says...

im 50 plus ,next time chavvy boy,you might pick on the wrong one ,beware there onto you,scum
looking at the picture,you look 18 to 23 ,bit stupid ,maybe a bit druged up
maybe eastern european looking
either way your a ****
im 50 plus ,next time chavvy boy,you might pick on the wrong one ,beware there onto you,scum looking at the picture,you look 18 to 23 ,bit stupid ,maybe a bit druged up maybe eastern european looking either way your a **** old duffa

7:24pm Wed 18 Dec 13

pjk1966 says...

What a total ar××hole. Hope someone knows him and gives him a good kicking before calling the police!!
What a total ar××hole. Hope someone knows him and gives him a good kicking before calling the police!! pjk1966

8:24pm Wed 18 Dec 13

BIGTONE says...

Yep another swift press release.
He will be unrecognisable now due to age.
Yep another swift press release. He will be unrecognisable now due to age. BIGTONE

9:57pm Wed 18 Dec 13

pete woodley says...

BIGTONE wrote:
Yep another swift press release.
He will be unrecognisable now due to age.
I am sure there are a few of us who could help him be unrecognisable.
[quote][p][bold]BIGTONE[/bold] wrote: Yep another swift press release. He will be unrecognisable now due to age.[/p][/quote]I am sure there are a few of us who could help him be unrecognisable. pete woodley

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